After a year of reviewing the research, consulting with experts, and engaging leading immunotherapy centers, the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation is thrilled to announce the launch of a major immunotherapy initiative for neuroendocrine cancer. A treatment that uses the body's own immune system to fight cancer, immunotherapy has led to dramatic results for some patients with other forms of cancer.
India's first oncology nutrition conference was hosted and organized by Indore Regional Centre of The Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (IAPEN) on 9th November, 2014 at Choithram Hospital and Research Centre, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.
October 20th - 26th, 2014 has been designated as National Radon Action Week in The United States. Health agencies throughout the country have joined forces to promote awareness of this household Class A Carcinogen. S.W.A.T. Environmental is North America's largest radon testing and radon mitigation company and is participating in the October awareness drive by offering 1,000 radon testing kits.
WICR Waterproofing & Decking announced today that they joined the Community Association Institute Greater Los Angeles Chapter (Team CAI-GLAC) in the effort to end cancer once and for all by participating in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. This inspiring fundraising event will be held at the Santa Monica College in the Los Angeles area on Saturday, July 26, 2014.
On May 3rd, 2014, LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest organization dedicated to research for the early detection and treatment of lung cancer, is hosting Breathe Deep Michigan, a 5K Walk, starting in Booth Park located at Old Woodward and Harmon, Birmingham, MI, 48009.
Developed by a gastroenterologist, The Colon Vitamin™ uses a patent-pending delivery mechanism to provide optimal colon health. It contains micronutrients and antioxidants shown in scientific studies to prevent the formation of polyps or reduce the risk of colon cancer.
Premiere California cycling event draws record cyclists, raises 60 percent more funds for cancer early detection research than in 2012. Sponsorship opportunities are available now for the Canary Challenge in September 27, 2014. In 2013, Canary Challenge raised $800,000 for early cancer detection in lung, ovarian, prostate, breast and pancreatic cancer.
NAMA's Annual Oncology symposium is a must attend event for all Oncology and Hematology professionals. NAMA will offer a full agenda of top tier presenters covering emerging trends in this quickly changing field.
Dragon boat teams will be taking to the waters of Lake Ontario to compete in the 19th Annual GWN Dragon Boat Challenge Presented by CIBC in support of Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation - Ontario Region.
Memorial Cancer Institute's multidisciplinary approach to cancer care means that patients have a whole team of cancer specialists on their side. From highly trained physicians to skilled and compassionate nurses, therapists, technicians, social workers and support staff, each member of the team is a highly trained specialist in his or her field.
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) made the announcement yesterday that they will implement new radon testing and radon mitigation requirements for multifamily units in an effort to prevent lung cancer. This new program is part of the CDC Healthy Homes Initiative. National radon mitigation company, S.W.A.T. Environmental is staffing-up to handle the increased workload.
One in every 22 women is likely to develop breast cancer and it is fast becoming the number one cancer among urban women. As per the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), India could see around 250,000 new cases of breast cancer by 2015.